Category Archives: Eating

Concerning travel websites

One thing there is plenty of in the world today is travel websites. One thing there is a decided lack of is some degree of regulation or formal editorial process which vets these sites for accuracy, validity, timeliness, and of … Continue reading

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And then there’s the food!

When people ask about what I miss most about living in China, the answer is always simple – the food! And I don’t mean just the banquets or home-cooked meals either – although both are sublime. The fact is China … Continue reading

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Bottoms up

The issue of drinking in China has been addressed at some length on other blogs and websites including the venerable “Lost Laowai” which includes a special page dedicated to just this subject. Similarly the “Middle Kingdom Life” online teaching-in-China guide … Continue reading

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When you get homesick

It will happen so don’t pretend that it won’t. The first time I went to China I was actually upset with my parents and brother because they wanted to go eat at an American restaurant during our time in Beijing. … Continue reading

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